A Reader's Companion to the Confucian AnalectsA Reader's Companion to the Confucian Analects
Henry Rosemont Jr.
In this little book, Confucian scholar and philosopher Henry Rosemont, Jr. has summarized forty years of experience studying, translating, and teaching the Analects. For essential cross-referencing of textual passages in differing translations, Rosemont provides tables of variant spellings of Chinese terms, a finding list for students named in the ...
Number of pages: 120 | Publication Date: 2014-12-31 | ISBN-13: 9780824851446

Explorations in Early Chinese Cosmology (Journal of the American Academy of Religion Studies)Explorations in Early Chinese Cosmology (Journal of the American Academy of Religion Studies)
Henry Rosemont Jr.
Papers originally presented at the Harvard Workshop on Classical Chinese thought in 1976. Contributors include David N. Keightley, Vitaly A. Rubin, James A. Hart, Gerald Swanson, John Louton, Jeffrey A. Howard, John Major, and Henry Rosemont, Jr. These scholarly focus on the origins and development of early Chinese cosmological views, as found on w ...
Number of pages: 178 | Publication Date: 2006-11-09 | ISBN-13: 9781419643835

The Chinese Classic of Family ReverenceThe Chinese Classic of Family Reverence
by Henry Rosemont Jr., Roger T. Ames
Few if any philosophical schools have championed family values as persistently as the early Confucians, and a great deal can be learned by attending to what they had to say on the subject. In the Confucian tradition, human morality and the personal realization it inspires are grounded in the cultivation of family feeling. One may even go so far as ...
Number of pages: 150 | Publication Date: 2008-11-30 | ISBN-13: 9780824833480

The Analects of ConfuciusThe Analects of Confucius
"To quietly persevere in storing up what is learned, to continue studying without respite, to instruct others without growing weary--is this not me?"--ConfuciusConfucius is recognized as China's first and greatest teacher, and his ideas have been the fertile soil in which the Chinese cultural tradition has flourished. Now, here is a translation of ...
Number of pages: 352 | Publication Date: 1999-09-07 | ISBN-13: 9780345434074

Against IndividualismAgainst Individualism
Henry Rosemont Jr.
The first part of Against Individualism: A Confucian Rethinking of the Foundations of Morality, Politics, Family, and Religion is devoted to showing how and why the vision of human beings as free, independent and autonomous individuals is and always was a mirage that has served liberatory functions in the past, but has now become pernicious for eve ...
Number of pages: 226 | Publication Date: 2016-11-14 | ISBN-13: 9780739199824

Theravada BuddhismTheravada Buddhism
Asanga Tilakaratne
This book brings to life the age-old religious tradition of Theravada (literally, “view of the elders”) Buddhism as it is found in ancient texts and understood and practiced today in South and Southeast Asia. Following a brief introduction to the life of the historical Buddha and the beginning of his mission, the book examines the Triple Gem (t ...
Number of pages: 224 | Publication Date: 2012-09-30 | ISBN-13: 9780824836733

Rationality and Religious ExperienceRationality and Religious Experience
Henry Rosemont Jr.
This work examines how the world’s many religions contributed to humankind’s intellectual evolution and points out their value in the future. Rosemont also explains that all religion enhances our non-material lives by providing a sense of fully belonging. ...
Number of pages: 128 | Publication Date: 2001-08-29 | ISBN-13: 9780812694468

By Henry Rosemont Jr. - The Chinese Classic of Family ReverenceBy Henry Rosemont Jr. - The Chinese Classic of Family Reverence
Henry Rosemont Jr.

Number of pages: --- | Publication Date: 2009-02-16 | ISBN-13: 8601423115733

Neo-Confucian Self-Cultivation (Dimensions of Asian Spirituality)Neo-Confucian Self-Cultivation (Dimensions of Asian Spirituality)
Barry C. Keenan
Approximately fifteen hundred years after Confucius, his ideas reasserted themselves in the formulation of a sophisticated program of personal self-cultivation. Neo-Confucians argued that humans are endowed with empathy and goodness at birth, an assumption now confirmed by evolutionary biologists. By following the Great Learning―eight steps in th ...
Number of pages: 168 | Publication Date: 2011-04-30 | ISBN-13: 9780824835484

Is There a Universal Grammar of Religion? (Master Hsüan Hua Memorial Lecture)Is There a Universal Grammar of Religion? (Master Hsüan Hua Memorial Lecture)
by Henry Rosemont Jr., Huston Smith
In this provocative volume two important scholars of religion, Huston Smith and Henry Rosemont, Jr., put forth their viewpoints and share a probing conversation. Though the two diverge considerably in their accounts of religious faith and practice, they also agree on fundamental points. Huston Smith, author of the important work The World’s Relig ...
Number of pages: 128 | Publication Date: 2008-05-28 | ISBN-13: 9780812696448

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